One of the highlights of any vacation is exploring the local cuisine, and the dining in Murphys is no exception. From elegant bistros to classic pub fare, there’s something on the menu for everyone in this charming California town. To help you start planning your next visit, we’ve put together a list of the 10 Most Popular Restaurants in Murphys, CA.
1. V Restaurant, Bistro, & Bar
V Restaurant touts upscale American dining, fabulous cocktails, and a luxurious atmosphere. The bistro offers a more casual experience, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Enjoy outdoor seating, table service, and a fully stocked bar at this elegant dining spot.
A staple of Murphys dining since 1992, Grounds serves gourmet bites from dawn to dusk. Owner River Klass has put together a menu that blends the best of American and International fare in every last bite.
3. Aria Bakery
Decadent fresh baked goods, steaming coffees, fluffy quiches, and so much more await you at Aria Bakery. The aroma of their ovens entices everyone who walks by, and it’s almost impossible not to leave with a box of fresh-from-the-oven goodies.
4. DOKE Sushi
DOKE Sushi, a Japanese sushi bar, serves up bold flavors and one-of-a-kind creations with only the freshest ingredients. While DOKE is best known for its excellent sushi rolls, make sure you don’t skip out on their incredible appetizers.
5. Rob’s Place
Voted the best steakhouse in Murphys, Rob’s Place is a delightful fusion restaurant that offers healthy bites, hardy meals, and everything in between. With an excellent wine menu and outstanding service, you’ll want to go back to Rob’s every time you’re in town.
6. Murphys Pourhouse
A perfect spot for a casual lunch, Murphys Pourhouse offers refreshing brews and classic pub food. Their beer garden is a beautiful spot to sit in the shade with good company, and the service is always outstanding.
7. Alchemy Café
A favorite of local winemakers, Alchemy Café is a gastropub offering classic comfort food with a modern twist. Seasonal ingredients are used to craft outstanding dishes that pair perfectly with the regional wines on their menu.
8. Gabby’s Cuisine
For authentic Mexican food, look no further than Gabby’s Cuisine. Every dish brings a complex blend of spices, flavors, and fresh ingredients that you’re guaranteed to love. Gabby’s also offers a variety of Italian dishes as well, so you get the best of both worlds at this charming local favorite.
9. Firewood Café
If you’re looking for something fun, casual, and unique, check out Firewood Café. This eatery is best known for its wood-fired pizza, but the menu offers an eclectic blend of options from irresistible tamales to their mouth-watering gorgonzola burger.
10. Watering Hole
The Watering Hole is the place to be for beer connoisseurs and pub food enthusiasts. This bar and restaurant has an incredible variety of award-winning beers, ciders, and meads, and a perfectly paired menu crafted from local ingredients
Ready to sample the incredible menus in Murphys? Start planning your next visit, and stay with us at Dunbar House Inn & Event Property. Located in the heart of downtown Murphys, our Inn is conveniently close to all the best restaurants, shops, and wineries in the area. Our luxurious guest rooms are the perfect place to relax after a fabulous meal, and foodies will appreciate waking up every morning to an excellent gourmet breakfast served daily in our dining room.